Matt Frewer Biography
Birthday: January 4, 1958 (Capricorn)
Born In: Washington, D.C., United States
Matt Frewer is a Canadian-American actor, singer, voice artist and comedian, who is best known for his groundbreaking portrayal of the pop-culture icon Max Headroom. In his three and a half decade-long career, he has appeared in many notable films, including ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’, ‘Honey I Shrunk the Kids’ and Steven Spielberg's ‘The BFG’. He was born in Washington, D.C., as his father, who was a Canadian Navy Officer, was stationed there at that time. Frewer’s first love was hockey, but a serious injury at 15 forced him to give up his hopes of becoming a sportsman. He then travelled to England to receive a comprehensive training in acting at ‘Bristol Old Vic Theatre School’. While in England, he appeared in numerous stage plays, films and TV shows. He then started working in the entertainment industries of the USA and Canada. Frewer became very famous in the animation industry for his voice acting and went on to work in movies like ‘Aladdin’ and ‘Hercules’. He was also the voice of Sid the Squid in ‘Batman: The Animated Series’. Matt is a committed environmentalist who serves as a spokesperson for the ‘Rainforest Action Network’.